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Krohn, Hans

Date of birth:
October 11th, 1919 (Hamburg, Germany)
Date of death:
November 17th, 2012 (Hamburg, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)

Biography

Hans Krohn completed 965 combat missions as a Bordfunker in SG-2, of which 200 missions were flown over Stalingrad.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Unteroffizier
Unit:
I. / Stuka-Geschwader 2
Awarded on:
February 1st, 1943
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberfeldwebel (Flight Sergeant)
Unit:
Bordfunker 6. / Schlagtgeschwader 2 “Immelmann”
Awarded on:
March 26th, 1944
Awarded for distinguishing himself in over 700 ground attack sorties.
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes

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